Abdelly & Associates has the pre-eminent banking practice within the domestic and regional market. We have a long tradition of representing leading local and international banks in transactions of every kind as well as regulatory initiatives and legislation, enforcement actions, payment system issues, anti-money laundering and corporate governance issues.
We have unparalleled experience in bank securities offerings, regularly deal with the disclosure issues facing banks and have been involved in the development of many creative capital financings by banking organizations.
One our Partners, Dr. Adel Dajani is highly reputed for bringing to bear a pragmatic approach to legal issues within banking business framework. This pragmatism stems from a long career in investment banking and private equity that started in Hong-Kong with Wardley Ltd, the investment bank subsidiary of HSBC and that spanned in the establishment of two investment banks in London and Tunisia and a private equity operation in North Africa.
His international experience as a corporate financier and his excellent working knowledge of the North African capital and investment markets adds a unique and practical dimension to any investment and private equity opportunity in emerging markets.
Within Banking & Finance, Abdelly & Associates North Africa is a first tier firm, Abdelly & Associates is credited with being ‘visible in the market and able to work in line with international standards’. The firm’s 25-lawyer Tunis office is complemented by branches in Tripoli and Algiers. Currently advising a major European financial institution on establishing in Tunisia, it has already counseled SCB Bank on operating locally, and is regularly consulted by financial institutions on the viability of their products in the local market”.- Chambers Global 2013